David Bowie ‎– Let's Dance

EMI America ‎– CP35-3034
CD, Album, Smooth Edged "Patent Pending" Jewel Case

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1 Modern Love
Lyrics By, Music By – Bowie*
2 China Girl
Lyrics By, Music By – D. Bowie*, I. Pop*
3 Let's Dance
Lyrics By, Music By – Bowie*
4 Without You
Bass – Bernard EdwardsLyrics By, Music By – Bowie*
5 Ricochet
Lyrics By, Music By – Bowie*
6 Criminal World
Music By, Lyrics By – D. Browne*, P. Godwin*, S. Lyons*
7 Cat People (Putting Out Fire)
Lyrics By – D. Bowie*Music By – G. Moroder*
8 Shake It
Lyrics By, Music By – Bowie*

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℗1983 David Bowie under license to EMI America Records, a division of Capitol Records, Inc.
Manufactured by Toshiba EMI, Ltd., Japan
Pressed by CBS/Sony Records, Inc., Japan

Black triangle design CD.
Includes booklet with liner notes in Japanese, lyrics in both English and Japanese. No obi
Comes in smooth edged jewel case with "Patent pending" text moulded into lower right corner of jewel case's back side
Price: ¥3,500

This is the very first pressing of Let’s Dance on CD. It was pressed by CBS/Sony Records, Inc. (these pressings are recognizable by text "CBS/Sony Records, Inc.", embossed into CD's inner plastic ring) and distributed with a large, gold sticker on the cellophane wrap instead of an Obi. Later Japanese pressings were pressed by Toshiba-EMI and they first appeared in early 1984.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: none
  • Matrix / Runout: CP35-3034 31
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Other (Embossed into disc's plastic ring): MANUFACTURED BY CBS/SONY RECORDS, INC.
  • Other (CD code printed on disc): SO-17093-A-B(CD)
  • Other (Price, on back insert & front sticker): ¥3,500

Other Versions (5 of 174) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AML 3029, 0C 062-400 165 David Bowie Let's Dance(LP, Album) EMI America, EMI America AML 3029, 0C 062-400 165 UK 1983 Sell This Version
TC-SO 17093 David Bowie Let's Dance(Cass, Album) EMI America TC-SO 17093 Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong 1983 Sell This Version
TOCP-70154 David Bowie Let's Dance(CD, Album, RE, RM, Unofficial, Pap) EMI (2) TOCP-70154 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
MFSL 1-083 David Bowie Let's Dance(LP, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) EMI America, Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab MFSL 1-083 US 1984 Sell This Version
CDVUS 96, 7243 8 40982 2 3 David Bowie Let's Dance(CD, Album, RM) Virgin, Virgin CDVUS 96, 7243 8 40982 2 3 Europe 1995 Sell This Version